Bowmore 42 Years Old 1964 - Black Bowmore
Distilled on 5th November 1964, this first instalment of the Bowmore 1964 Trilogy was carefully filled into Oloroso sherry casks where it spent the next four decades and more perfecting its
On the 5th of November 1964 The Bowmore Spirit was filled into Five Oloroso Sherry Casks and left to quietly mature in the deep, dark Bowmore vaults. After forty-two years, the casks produced only 827 bottle of this extremely rare malt whisky.
The result is a stunning aroma and palate, and the rich, deep, dark, almost ebony colour reflected in its name.
This release of Black Bowmore has had whisky reviewers heads in a spin about how good it is. Not many bottles can be described as Legendary, but fortunately, this is one of them.
Final Bid: £ 17,101.00Reserve not met
- Strength: 40.5%
- Bottle Size: 70 cl
- Distillery / Blender: Bowmore
- Region: Islay
- Bottler: Official Bottling
- Bottle No: 174
- Cask Type: Sherry
- Approximate Shipping Weight (!): 4.2kg
- Please Note: Light scuffs to back of box, please refer to images.